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Charlie Mullins CEO of Pimilico Plumbers

Pimlico Plumbers unveils £20m investment programme for expansion

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:22 pm| By Purvai Dua

Boss Charlie Mullins adds: I’m planning to run for mayor in 2020

William Hill

William Hill swings to a loss amid Australian gambling crackdown

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:56 am| By LLB Reporter

After Australian regulators banned credit-funded betting

Brixton market

Brixton Market sold for £37.3m to Irish property tycoon

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:26 am| By Purvai Dua

Shares in London & Associated Properties jumped following the sale

Amazon Parcels

Three in ten UK SME online retailers don’t export goods

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:29 am| By LLB Reporter

Check out these top tips for exporting your goods and services

kylie jenner

Revealed: This Kylie Jenner tweet sent Snap’s value into a tizzy by $1.3bn

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:27 am| By Purvai Dua

Snap shares plunge by several percentage points after one critical tweet

Employees

Workers in London put in £7.6 billion worth of unpaid overtime last year

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:48 am| By LLB Reporter

Public sector employees produce more than a third of all unpaid overtime

London

Commercial investment in the City off to a strong start

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:42 am| By LLB Reporter

Big deals made in January

Apprentice

Drop in apprenticeship starts shows need to reform levy

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:29 am| By LLB Reporter

Says FMB

Profits soar for British Airways owner IAG

Profits soar for British Airways owner IAG

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:28 am| By Purvai Dua

Also announced a €500m share-buyback program

boris johnson

Boris under fire over ethics

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:27 am| By LLB Reporter

Here’s what you need to know 

Barclays Bank

Barclays’ gender pay gap is “shocking”

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:23 am| By LLB Reporter

Says Nicky Morgan

New Cross Gate, South London

Carillion Finance Director: funding pension obligations was a “waste of money”

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:20 am| By LLB Reporter

New memos show 

RBS Bank

RBS returns to the black with £752m profit

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 9:00 am| By Purvai Dua

State-backed lender reports first annual profit in a decade

Barclays

Barclays's gender pay gap revealed: Women earn up to 43 per cent less

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 4:31 pm| By Purvai Dua

Find out here

Women entrepreneurs

Find out: 7 tech startups joining Facebook's London incubator

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 3:46 pm| By Purvai Dua

LDN_LAB to support startups building communities through technology

Immigration

Access to people as important as future trade deal with EU

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 3:30 pm| By LLB Reporter

Says CBI Director-General

Open plan office

Costs are one of the biggest struggles for businesses

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 3:18 pm| By LLB Reporter

According to research by Opus Energy

Gender pay gap

A third of employers not convinced by new pay ratio rules

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 3:11 pm| By LLB Reporter

New research shows

Crowdfunding

What do the new SEIS/EIS guidelines mean for London businesses planning to crowdfund?

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 2:49 pm| By John Auckland, TribeFirst

Read on to find out

bitcoins

Bitcoin mania: MPs launch inquiry into cryptocurrency

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 2:41 pm| By Purvai Dua

To understand the potential ‘opportunities and risks’

Manufacturing

ONS revises down UK economic growth rate

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:53 am| By Purvai Dua

Britain’s GDP growth slowed to a quarterly 0.4 per cent from a previous estimate of 0.5 per cent

To let signs

The supply of rental properties fell by eight per cent from December to January

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:44 am| By LLB Reporter

In contrast, demand from prospective renters rose  

Solar

BlackRock eyes solar assets

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:40 am| By LLB Reporter

Here’s why

Investments

Over £1.9bn savings for the mutual funds market predicted following move to blockchain

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:32 am| By LLB Reporter

According to new study

London

City law firm becomes first UK ambassador for leading global legal network

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:26 am| By LLB Reporter

Check it out 

Heathrow

Heathrow sees record 2017

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:22 am| By LLB Reporter

New figures show

Labour

Labour to scrap Westminster Council’s tall building plans if elected in May

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:18 am| By LLB Reporter

Here’s why

Diversity

Workplace discrimination costs the UK economy £127bn a year

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:14 am| By LLB Reporter

According to new research

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Heathrow

Heathrow sees record 2017

Thu, 22 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

New figures show

Diversity

Workplace discrimination costs the UK economy £127bn a year

Thu, 22 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

According to new research

Snow in London

Brrrrr: 'Beast from the East' set to plunge temperatures below freezing

Thu, 22 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Britain is set to face its coldest week in five years

Barclays Bank

Barclays took a hit of £127m following Carillion collapse

Thu, 22 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Shares were up after the bank reported a hike in pre-tax profit for 2017

British Gas

British Gas owner to cut 4000 jobs by 2020 after 'weak' year

Thu, 22 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

The firm lost 9 per cent of its UK customers in 2017

uk productivity

UK's strongest productivity growth since 2008

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Double dose of strong results

citymapper

Bus-taxi hybrid launches in London today

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Know all about Citymapper’s on-demand carpooling service

Health

UK insurtech start-up aims to revolutionaise health cover for SMEs

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

With affordable plans starting from £7 per employee

Cyber

Data centre attracted a record $25bn of investment in 2017

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Demand was predominantly driven by cloud companies, with London benefitting most

Finance

55 per cent of UK SMEs unable to access all funding needed to grow

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Without funding education, Liberis believes UK small business growth may be stinted

Food Exchange development

New Covent Garden Market’s £130m Food Exchange development announces first resident

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Oppo ice cream sets the tone for London’s new hub for food entrepreneurs

Debt, borrowing

UK borrowing at lowest level in a decade

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

ONS will also probe the impact of Carillion’s collapse on public sector finances

KFC

KFC chicken crisis looks set to continue

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Find out here

Lloyds

'Landmark year' for Lloyds as profits jump to record £5.3bn

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Find out here

Accounting calculator books

Here’s how to calculate your costs when starting a business

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Sarah Dunsby

How to calculate business start up costs

UK population set to pass 70m mark by 2029

UK unemployment rises for first time in two years, says ONS

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

However, the total number of those in work increased by 88,000

Business woman

How a grasp of technology can take your business to the next level

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 |Updated: Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Sarah Dunsby

Indepth feature

Metro Bank

Metro Bank reports first annual profit

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Number of customers increased

export

International consumers prepared to pay up to 22 per cent more for British goods

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

As UK exports continue to thrive

Gym

Pure Gym reaches 1 million members and announces opening of 200th gym in the UK

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

UK’s leading gym operator strengthens market position and continues to widen access to fitness

UK should host global “Places of Learning” contest post-Brexit, says RSA

UK should host global “Places of Learning” contest post-Brexit, says RSA

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Half of most deprived workers have had no formal training since they left school

Justin Forsyth

Save the Children scandal: What we know so far

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Charity apologises after former boss admits to ‘inappropriate’ behaviour with women colleagues

Investments

The value of UK start-up investments rises by 30 per cent per year over seven-year period

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Collective value of UK’s top 500 start-ups rises more than six times between 2011 and 2017 

Vegetables

Duff & Phelps rescues fruit and vegetable distributor, Solstice

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Here’s how many jobs were saved 

The AA

AA presents new business strategy

Wed, 21 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

Take a look

Employee Working

Brits addicted to being busy

Tue, 20 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

New report shows

Money

Employees lose up to 6 per cent of earnings by staying with the same employer

Tue, 20 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

The hidden costs of loyalty explained

CEO of Pimlico Plumbers Charlie Mullins

Supreme Court hears landmark gig economy case

Tue, 20 Feb 2018| By Purvai Dua

Pimlico Plumbers case

Cyber attack

New report shows a sharp increase in hackers shifting their focus to credential abuse

Tue, 20 Feb 2018| By LLB Reporter

UK is the 3rd most targeted country

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